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QuickStats: Annual Rates* of Hospitalization with a Diagnosis of HIV/AIDS Among Persons Aged ≥45 Years, by Sex --- National Hospital Discharge Survey, United States, 1997--2007†
From 1997 to 2007, a substantially higher rate of men than women aged ≥45 years were hospitalized with a diagnosis of HIV/AIDS. Hospitalization rates for men in this age group increased from 7.7 per 10,000 in 1997 to 14.8 in 2007; rates for women in this age group increased from 1.9 per 10,000 in 1997 to 4.9 in 2007.
Source: National Hospital Discharge Survey. Annual files, 1997--2007. Available at http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nhds.htm.
Alternate Text: The figure above shows the annual rates of hospitalization with a diagnosis of HIV/AIDS among persons aged ≥45 years in the United States from 1997-2007, by sex. From 1997 to 2007, a substantially higher rate of men than women aged ≥45 years were hospitalized with a diagnosis of HIV/AIDS. hospitalization rates for men in this age group increased from 7.7 per 10,000 in 1997 to 14.8 in 2007; rates for women in this age group increased from 1.9 per 10,000 in 1997 to 4.9 in 2007.
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